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NAMEipheth - USB Apple iPhone/iPad tethered Ethernet driver
SYNOPSISTo load the driver as a module at boot time, place the following line in loader.conf5:
Alternatively, to compile this driver into the kernel, place the following lines in your kernel configuration file:
device uhci device ohci device usb device miibus device uether device ipheth
DESCRIPTIONThe sysctl Cm net.inet.tcp.syncookies driver provides support for network access through Apple iPhone and iPad devices, often referred to as USB tethering.
sysctl Cm net.inet.tcp.syncookies should work with any Apple iPhone or iPad device. In most cases this must be explicitly enabled on the device first.
For more information on configuring this device, see ifconfig(8). The device does not support different media types or options.
HARDWAREThe following devices are supported by the sysctl Cm net.inet.tcp.syncookies driver:
- Apple iPhone tethering (all models)
- Apple iPad tethering (all models)
SEE ALSOarp(4), cdce(4), intro(4), netintro(4), urndis(4), usb(4), ifconfig(8), usbconfig(8)
HISTORYThe sysctl Cm net.inet.tcp.syncookies device driver first appeared in Fx 8.2 .
AUTHORSAn -nosplit The sysctl Cm net.inet.tcp.syncookies driver was written by An Hans Petter Selasky Aq Mt hselasky@FreeBSD.org .
BUGSSome devices may need to be manually configured to use an alternative configuration with the usbconfig(8) utility. A command similar to
usbconfig -u 1 -a 2 set_config 3may be required if the device is not recognised automatically by sysctl Cm net.inet.tcp.syncookies after it is connected.